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The finger fell off…

This is an interview that Gillan and Glover did circa 1987 for the German TV. Make all you want out of it, but I’ve found it, ahem, entertaining 😉

Thanks to deltic17 for uploading the video and to Andrey Gusenkov for bringing it to your attention.



13 Comments to “The finger fell off…”:

  1. 1
    HardRockPete says:

    Jeeeezzzz…. What did you have for lunch that day, Ian???

  2. 2
    Tracy Heyder (aka Zero the Hero) says:

    I think that is a perfect example of making….Sour Kraut….

    Cheers

  3. 3
    ormandy says:

    They’re high on life. 🙂

  4. 4
    Jeffs says:

    This is hilarious!! even when Ian is quite obviously drunk, his wit is still razor sharp:)

  5. 5
    Made in England says:

    LOL. Gillan’s drunk. Don’t they look young.

  6. 6
    Roberto says:

    ahahah Gillan is amazing!

  7. 7
    Roberto says:

    I don’t think they were drunken but stoned…in fact during that years Gillan and Glover used to smoke hush-ish as Gillan said…very funny!

  8. 8
    Nick says:

    I just found out how to transfer old footage so this was first on my list! Classic Gillan! Roger Glover’s face is a picture.

  9. 9
    stefan says:

    Well, that´s all he gets for asking Ritchie for a hand…..given the finger!

  10. 10
    purplepriest1965 says:

    I think this was 1988 during a short German tour?

    They only did some dates in Italy and Germany I think….

    Missed out that year due to the distance, I did regret that thinking later, and probably I was trying to learn how to budget in my year living alone and studying Psychology in Leiden.

  11. 11
    Crimson Ghost says:

    Ian was obviously irritated with her questions, combined with having to take the piss.

  12. 12
    Patrick says:

    my dad remembers the show being canceled ..you had the option to either get your money back or see another group , you can guess what he did yourself

  13. 13
    james jay says:

    i missed those dates too. i was busy disecting the atom at harvard u.

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